Game of Thrones®
Fabled castles, haunted forests and fantastical landscapes – Game of Thrones® has become a part of Northern Ireland’s giant story
The real Westeros
Ask anyone about Game of Thrones®, and they’ll most likely know what it is. The fantasy series, adapted from George RR Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire books, first aired in 2011. Since then, it has become nothing short of a cultural phenomenon.
Among the show’s greatest strengths are the stunning locations that bring a gritty realism to the sensational storylines. The dramatic landscape of Game of Thrones® found a home in Northern Ireland, becoming part of local lore and legend. For a story this epic, only Northern Ireland’s giant spirit can contain it.
There are over 25 Game of Thrones® filming locations around Northern IrelandDid you know...
As one of the key filming locations for Game of Thrones®, Northern Ireland is a place where fantasy comes to life. You can imagine White Walkers roaming the forests, direwolves howling in the night and dragons soaring overheard. So be brave and take your first steps down the Kingsroad to discover the wonders of Westeros...